Dance Ca' the Ewes tae the Knowes 899

Strathspey · 32 bars · 2 couples · Longwise - 4

Devised by
Thomas (19C) Wilson (1816)
Intensity
80 80 88 88 = 75% (1 turn), 52% (whole dance)
Formations
  • Allemande for 2 couples (ALLMND;2C;)
  • Figure of Eight - half (FIG8;1C;HALF;)
  • Rights and Lefts (R&L)
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
  • Note: Due to limitations in the underlying data, the relative order of formations in this list may be different from the order of formations in the actual dance.
Steps
  • Strathspey travel
  • Note: This list may be incomplete and/or incorrect.
Published in
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Ca' the Ewes tae the Knowes 2/4L · S32

1–
1c cast off behind own lines and back
9–
1c turn RH | cast off ; ½ Fig8 up round 2c and cross up to 1pl (2c steps in) ready for
17–
1c+2c Allemande
25–
2c+1c R&L

Ca' the Ewes tae the Knowes 2/4L · S32

1-8
1s cast & dance down own sides for 4 bars & turning out dance back to the top
9-16
1s turn RH, cast 1 place, dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round 2s & cross to top for…
17-24
1s+2s dance Allemande
25-32
2s+1s dance R&L

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